Chairman's Message

H.E. Khamis Juma Buamim
Conference Chairman

Dear Colleagues,

With great pleasure, on behalf of Dubai Marine Insurance Conference 2018, we invite you to register for the premier event focused on the latest regulations of Marine Insurance that will be held on November 20-21, 2018 in Dubai, UAE.

The event’s theme “Know Your Policy” embraces industry experts worldwide to engage in cross-disciplinary dialogue and collaboration to meet the challenges that characterize the state of shipping community and provides future ready solutions.

Conference programme includes presentations on traditional and hot topics as the industry development trends, intelligent technologies’ implementation and domestic software technologies’ development. Special attention will be paid to the deep examination of the fast changing insurance regulations for the sector’s community needs and dedicated realization of the challenges of Maritime sector’s clients

We pass a warm and cordial invitation to you to take part in this conference, discover more about the latest projects and regulations, join the discussions and extend your professional network.

Looking forward to seeing you at the conference!


H.E. Eng. Ahmed Shareef Al Khoori

Director General
The Federal Transport Authority Land and Maritime (FTA)

MR. Khalid Meftah

Director – Business Development
Dubai Maritime City Authority

Vanessa Welch

Executive Assistant to the Vice Chairman and Secretary General
Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre (EMAC)

Rania Tadros

Managing Partner
Ince & Co

Meena Mathews

Regional Manager P&I - Middle East
Gulf Agency Company (GAC)

Ksenia Zudinova

Executive Director
Emirates Zone

Ric Peregrino

Chief Security Officer
Frontier Service Group

Oskar Levander

SVP Concepts & Innovation
Rolls-Royce Marine

William James Tobin

Offshore Syndicate Manager
The Shipowners’ Protection Limited

Waleed Altamimi

General Manager
TASNEEF - Maritime

Kirsty Cattanach

Senior Associate
Baker McKenzie Habib Al Mulla

Capt. Manoj Kumar

Head - Marine Commercial Lines
Fidelity United

Edward Newitt

Stephenson Harwood

Richard Strub

Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW)

Prof. Ilias Visvikis

Professor of Finance and Founding Director of the Center for Executive and Professional Education
American University of Sharjah (AUS)

Capt. Tony Field

Marine & Offshore Manager
Middle East & Africa
Lolyd's Register

Capt. Gamal Fekry

Managing Director
MC Ship Management (DMCC)

Jinto Hanley

Head of AIG’s
Marine Insurance Business Unit
Middle East

Rashid Isa Rishi AlHeddi

Group Managing Director
Seamaster Maritime

Capt. Zarir Irani

Global President, International Institute of Marine Surveying (IIMS); Board Member and Executive Director
Constellation Marine Surveyors, UAE, UK and Singapore

Julien Horn

Through Transport Mutual Services (Gulf)
Thomas Miller (TT Club)

Capt. Nikhil Saxena

Master Mariner, MBA, MIIMS, AFNI
Marine Consultant Marine Survey & Inspection,
Inchcape Shipping Services

Simon Bell

Financial and Professional Lines
(FINPRO) Practice Leader

Hamdi Al Balbisi

Senior Legal Advisor
Insurance Authority

Robert Lawrence

Clyde & Co

Jamie Eaton

Head of Financial Lines & Cyber
JLT Group

Capt. Peter Valles

GM Marine Survey & Inspection
Middle East, South Asia, Africa & Europe,
Inchcape Shipping Services

Suresh Coelho

Moirai Legal Consulting

Hari Krishna

Chief Executive Officer
Nimble Legal Consulting

Simon Gamboni


Aftab Hasan

Dip (M&A), BSc (Eng), MBA (IIBM)
Chief Executive Officer
Arya Insurance Brokerage

Iqbal Ali khan

Program Director, Blockchain & Innovations
Executive Staff
IBM Global Markets, Enterprise




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